Category Archives: music
So as I am obsessed with obsession, how could I not be obsessed with love and everything that comes with it; as love is a socially accepted obsession. More or less. Anyway…
Shuffle on my personal iTunes randomly crossed paths with one of my favorites from the late Amy Winehouse. Remember this cover? “Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow” – Amy Winehouse
Check out Chris Brown’s new music video “Fine China”. As an intro to his sixth studio album “X”, Brown has decided to release a series of 10 music videos – as an ode to the album title. “Fine China’s” video and song composition is clearly inspired by the late great King of Pop, Michael Jackson.
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The King has spoken. And she got a little (read: very f*cking) ratchet with it.
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You know you’re a 90s kid when you hear “Never Say Never” and you think of Brandy, not Justin Bieber! Anyone who knows me knows I’m a huge Brandy fan. Listening to her music as an adult (as opposed to a struggling 10 year old) is super surreal! How beautiful is this message though…
Brandy – “Never Say Never”
If you care to read a short story about a middle school struggle turned triumph… continue reading.
J Cole and Miguel really went to work with this track. I have listened to this song about 30x’s straight…
J. Cole is back with Power Trip, the official single off Born Sinner featuring recent Grammy winner, Miguel.
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Everyone knows Beyonce had a football game at her concert. Everyone knows she brought out DC3. Everyone knows her hair was laid for living and her face was beat. Everyone knows she performed Halo to stunt the growth of lip sync backlash. Everyone knows her curling irons blacked out the entire stadium. But what everyone doesn’t know is that Givenchy did not design her lavish lace and leather costume. And no, it’s not a House of Dereon exclusive either.
Rubin Singer and his team of 14, is actually credited with the luxurious composition that was Beyonce’s “dress”. Get your life and more information when you read more.
Rihanna’s moving forkfuls of calamaretti fritti onto her plate at celebrity hot-spot Giorgio Baldi, her favorite restaurant in Santa Monica. Even when she’s eating, her posture stays upright like a ballerina, long and graceful. In between bites, she explains how to take a flattering selfie for Instagram.
“Get a good light,” she says, adjusting the Prada Minimal Baroque glasses on the bridge of her nose. Her heavy gold necklace slinks around the front of her black adidas sweatshirt as she turns to order spaghetti semplice from the server. “Get a good angle on what’s working for you that day,” she says with a laugh. Rihanna enunciates every word and hits every consonant, her hands dancing as she talks. “If it’s boobs, make sure you hit that. If it’s face, make sure it’s fierce.”
Read more to see all seven covers and to get the full story from Complex Magazine.
So don’t expect superior lyrical content… Just enjoy the beat and ad’ libs like the rest of us. Maybe a video coming soon?
Trinidad James – All Gold Everything (Official Remix) featuring T.I., Young Jeezy and 2 Chainz.
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So apparently Destiny’s Child is set to do a reunion album for 2013! If this is at all true, I am more excited than an Atlanta chic in a club VIP section. And if they decide to do a tour? My goodness.
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February is a big month for me.
More information on the GQ cover and other pics when you read more.